The Saratoga is part of the U.S. Atlantic fleet and participated in operation Desert Storm in 1990/91. Launched in 1956, this aircraft carrier is continuously up-dated, especially its radar and electronic systems.
Introduced to the RNLI in 1995, the all-weather Severn Class Lifeboat is the largest in their fleet. It has a range of 250 nautical miles and a top speed of 25 knots. It carries a powered Y boat that can be launched and recovered by a lightweight crane to enable rescues close to shore. It propellers are protected so it can take ground without damage.
Focke-Wulf Fw190, known as 'Butcher-bird', was a single-seat, one-engine fighter aircraft and one of the best fighters of its time. Used most during WWII, over 20,000 were manufactured, including 6,000 fighter bomber models.
Hawker Hurricane was the most numerous airplane fighter in service with the RAF at the opening of the Battle of Britain. The Hawker went on to prove itself a vital fighter aircraft on all fronts of the WWII. It came to be regarded as a rough and reliable ground attack machine.
It was Designed by Professor Willy Messerschmitt, a director of the manufacturers Bayerische Flugzeuwerke AG. The prototype Bf109A flew first in 35 and the first major production variant, the Bf109E, entered into Luftwaffe service in late 38.
June, 1942. Mosquito FB MkVI first takes to the skies,empowered by two Merlin engines driving three-bladed de Havilland hydromatic propellers, Mosquito FB Mk VI, which was mainly made of wood, was really fast and incredibly manoeuvrable, reaching top speeds of 384 mph.